Artist: Constantinople Band
Genre: World music
(Persia Digest) – “Vermiculus” is performed by the Iranian-Canadian band “Constantinople”. It is a fusion piece of European music played with “Daf” percussion instrument. Percussion instruments can be combined with music from around the world.
Beats of gypsy (music)
Artist: Emad Tohidi
Album: Beats of gypsy
(Persia Digest) – The album “Beats of gypsy” is by Emad Tohidi, the skilled daf player who familiarizes us with various cultural spaces of percussion instruments.
Ashian-e Dard [Nestling pain] (music)
Artist: Saeed Bahrami
Album: Bezan Baran [Hit O Rain]
Genre: Classic Persian
(Persia Digest) – The album Bezan Baran [Hit O Rain] has various pieces in the Persian traditional style, performed with the lute and accompanied by percussion instruments.
Davat [Invitation] (music)
Artist: Mehdi Saki
Album: Kamakan [Still always]
(Persia Digest) - Davat [Invitation] by Mehdi Saki has been composed for percussion instruments. The vocals have also been arranged in a manner as to portray the percussion sound. The rhythmic lyrics in this song are based on the musical rhymes of southern Iran.
Siah moo (music)
Artist : Ali Zand Vakili
Album: Single track
Composer: Mohammad Zand Vakili - Faraz Helmi
Genre : Fusion
Year : 2014
(Persia Digest)- This is a cheerful piece in which the Iranian singing form and Latin American music form a fusion. Latin American percussion instruments have been combined with the trumpet and piano to create a different atmosphere. Midway through the piece, the ambience changes to an Iranian rhythm with the tonbak and tar instruments and takes the listener into yet another absorbing ambiance.